[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Green Island as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
The Village is hereby divided into four election districts, bounded and described as follows:
First District: Albany Avenue to the south side of Market Street, the east side of Hudson Avenue to Clinton Street and the west side of Hudson Avenue to the south side of Market Street.
Second District: the north side of Market Street, the west side of Hudson Avenue from Market Street to Swan Street and the east side of Hudson Avenue from Clinton Street to Center Street.
Third District: the south side of Swan Street, taking in everything east of the tracks, and Hudson Avenue on the west side from Swan Street North and on the east side from Center Street North.
Fourth District: the south side of Swan Street, including everything north and west of the tracks.
[Adopted 1-12-1981 by L.L. No. 1-1981]
Editor's Note: This local law passed at referendum 3-17-1981.
The annual election in the Village of Green Island, New York, for the election of all elective Village offices shall be held and conducted in the fall of each year hereafter, coincident with the general fall elections held in accordance with and as provided by the federal election laws and the Election Law of the State of New York and any amendments thereto changing or varying the date of general fall elections.
The official year of the Village of Green Island, New York, shall begin at 12:00 noon on the first day of January and end on the first day of each January thereafter, commencing on the first day of January 1982.
The term of office of the Mayor and each Trustee elected for a full term shall be two official years.
All elective officers of the Village of Green Island shall serve until the end of their respective terms for which they were elected, except as hereinafter provided:
There shall be no elections of the Village elective officers in the Village of Green Island until the fall elections to be held in the year 1981. Vacancies in elective Village offices shall be filled in accordance with the provisions of the Village Law.
The term of office of the three Trustees elected in March 1980 and expiring at 12:00 noon on the first of April 1982 shall be extended to 12:00 noon on January 1, 1983.
The term of office of the Mayor and the three Trustees to be elected in March 1981 shall terminate at 12:00 noon on January 1, 1982.
The term of office of the Mayor and each Trustee hereafter elected pursuant to this article shall be for two official years commencing at 12:00 noon on the first day of January following the respective elections and terminating at 12:00 noon on the first day of the second January thereafter, except as provided in Subsection B(2) and (3) of this section.
The annual organizational meeting of the Board of Trustees shall be held at 7:00 p.m. on the first Monday of April 1981 and on the first Monday of January in the year 1982 and each year thereafter, except that if said day shall fall upon the first day of January in any year, then said Board of Trustees shall meet at 7:00 p.m. of the following day, and such meeting shall be known as the "Annual Organizational Meeting of the Board of Trustees."